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They Did What? Stupid Things People Have Brought to an Airport

Packing for a trip is pretty easy — you grab a few outfits, gather up your toiletries, and throw in a few pairs of clean underwear. What you NEVER …

Airports

Exploride combines the best iPhone features into one safe head-up display unit for your car

For better or worse, we’re using our phones more and more each day. While technology has made our lives easier, it is also a potentially dangerous tool. The hazard of driving and using a smartphone is well known. While there are car mounts that elevate your device to eye-level, some users desire a …

Android News

Defusing The Internet Of Things Time Bomb

Craig Spiezle Contributor<p>Craig Spiezle is executive director and president of Online Trust Alliance.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Donor Data Is The New Currency Of Presidential Candidates<p>They’re coming, and we won’t be able to stop them. But will they be friends or foes? What are we talking about? …

Online takeout orders could overtake phone orders in five years or less

If you’re lounging at home and want to order food, you probably already have your phone in your hand — but not to make a phone call. Now more than …

10 Art and Print Shops Every Guy Should Know

You probably have at least one naked wall in your home or apartment. If you’ve been searching for the right thing to slap on it, skip the crowded …

Pacific Ocean

Best hotels in Hvar

Hvar, Croatia<p>9 Telegraph expert rating<p>On a tiny island a short boat-ride across the bay from Hvar Town, Palmižana is a boho-chic escape...<p>Hvar, Croatia<p>9 Telegraph expert rating<p>In a beautifully refurbished 1970s building, overlooking the fishing harbour in trendy Hvar Town,...<p>Hvar, Croatia<p>9 …

Charging your phone will soon be a thing of the past

Imagine never again having that frantic feeling that your smartphone battery is about to die.<p>Amazingly, charging your phone may soon be a thing of the past: Technology companies are developing a way for your gadgets to power up while they're sitting in your pocket.<p>By converting radio waves into …

Wireless Charging

Vinli Turns Your Car into a Connected Smart Car

Using <b>Vinli</b>, you can effortlessly turn your existing car into a <b>connected smart car</b> that allows you to access to the Internet and enjoy much …

These are the top industries that will benefit from the 'Internet of Things'

In a report from BI Intelligence, we examine the industries currently driving growth in the enterprise Internet of Things and how various sectors of the economy will embrace IoT innovations.<p>Almost every industry can benefit from investing in the IoT, which means adding data-collecting sensors to …

Internet of Things

Xiaomi Thinks It Can Be The Number 1 Smartphone Manufacturer Within A Decade

Xiaomi had a very successful run in the past few months. The company launched its handsets in India, which were sold out within minutes. On top of …

Mobile

Tesla Shares Shoot Up On 2 Cent Profit Per Share

Tesla shares climbed close to 5.5%to $243.50 in after hours trading Wednesday after the electric car company delivered better than anticipated adjusted earnings per share but lowered its delivery projection.<p>The company reported $851.8 million in third quarter revenue, up 97% from the same period …

The Kyocera Proteus is a shape shifting flexible smartphone

Despite the amazing progress in display technology in recent years, one thing still remains beyond the mainstream consumer’s grasp: truly flexible screens. Last year Samsung and LG both released high end devices with bendable technology, however in the case of the Galaxy Round it was fixed to the …

Galaxy Note

August Smart Lock review: August makes the smart lock mostly simple - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Good looks, strong user management, and convenient automated features make the August Smart Lock a leader in its niche.<p><b>The Bad</b> Android users don't get auto-unlock at launch, Bluetooth can cause irritating connection lag, you can't control the August Smart Lock over Wi-Fi without a separate …

Home Automation

Xiaomi ‘Horribly Underestimated’ Demand In India, 'Very Seriously' Considering Manufacturing There

Xiaomi Inc., the Chinese mobile-device startup that surpassed Samsung Electronics Co. to become the top handset seller in China, has plans for India …

Here Are The Four Key Elements That Will Make The 'Internet Of Things' An Absolutely Massive Market

BI Intelligence predicts that by 2019:<p>IoT device shipments will reach 6.7 billion.<br>• Revenues from devices, services, and software will reach $600 billion.<br>• A massive $1.7 trillion of value will be added to the economy in the form of revenues and efficiency cost savings.<p>A new report from BI Intelligence …

Internet of Things

By 2018, The 'Internet Of Things' Will Be Bigger Than The Smartphone, Tablet, And PC Markets Combined

The numbers being forecast for the Internet of Things (IoT) are truly mind-boggling.<p>BI Intelligence finds that the number of everyday and enterprise devices that will soon be connected to the Internet — from parking meters to home thermostats — will be huge.<p>In the consumer space, many products and …

Netflix Is On A Path For World Domination

This month Netflix is expanding in Europe to six more countries including France and Germany. That means Netflix will now be available in 13 European countries. International is a crucial area of growth for Netflix. Over the last 12 months domestic streaming has grown 22% while international …

Lenovo unveils two new phones, the VIBE X2 and the VIBE Z2

As well as designing powerful computers, great monitors and interesting laptops, Lenovo has taken some time to give Android fans some love. The popular PC manufacturer is announcing two smartphones, aside from the Lenovo TAB S8 we saw yesterday. These are the Lenovo VIBE X2 and VIBE Z2.<p><b>You might</b> …

Mobile Technology

Motorola Hint isn't just a bluetooth headset, it's a smart voice-powered device

Late last night, Motorola unveiled the new Moto X, the new Moto G and fully announced its plans for the Moto 360. That’s not all, they also took the wraps off a little bluetooth headset, called the Hint.<p>While there seems to be a bit of stigma associated with bluetooth headsets, Motorola is hoping …

Mobile Technology

Google buys startup that develops devices for Parkinson’s patients

Today, Google announced that they had acquired Lift Labs, a company that builds “tremor-canceling devices” for Parkinson’s patients. The devices are designed to improve a person’s quality of life who suffers from neurodegenerative tremors, caused by Parkinson’s Disease or other conditions.<p>The main …

Android News

Google acquires Polar polling startup, part of an effort to improve Google+

Google+ may not compete on the same level as Facebook when it comes to mainstream popularity (which many of us G+ users prefer that way…), but the company continues to work towards improving the service, even if rumors earlier this year suggested Google was phasing back its plans for the social …

Android News

Alibaba Flotation Gives Yahoo An Opportunity To Turn Things Around

Yahoo, which bought a 40 percent stake in the Chinese online giant in 2005 for $1 billion, still holds 22.4 percent of Alibaba. And the California company is expected to walk away with $7 billion to $9 billion by paring that stake down to 16.3 percent.<p>The huge public offering for Alibaba comes with …

Meizu MX4 Apparently Received 7.7 Million Pre-orders

Meizu MX 4 was officially announced earlier this month at a press event in Beijing, with the international pre-orders kicking off recently, starting …

Deliver Us From Evil, review: 'so bad, you'll wonder what's left for the afterlife'

Despite being based on a real account, Deliver Us from Evil tries hard, and fails, to combine Seven with The Exorcist, says Tim Robey<p><b>Director: Scott Derrickson. Starring: Eric Bana, Édgar Ramírez, Olivia Munn, Sean Harris, Joel McHale. 15 cert, 118 min.</b><p>A crucified cat adorns the wall of a dingy …

Horror

Glympse grabs $12M to take real-time location sharing tech to the next level

Location sharing startup Glympse raised a fresh $12 million round of funding, the company announced today.<p>Glympse produces real-time location tracking/sharing technology that’s been integrated into cars, commercial airplanes, messaging applications, wearable gadgets, and more. For example, …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Italian Food